Program

Thursday, November 2

Time  Activity Location 
8:00  Registration and continental breakfast Foyer 
8:45
Welcome and opening remarks
Maple Leaf
9:00

Machine learning for precision medicine
Osmar Zaiane, Professor, Faculty of Science, University of Alberta, and Scientific Director, Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute

Consider the possibilities: Using machine learning in public health research
Kai On Wong, Senior Epidemiologist 

Maple Leaf 
10:15 Refreshment break  Foyer 
10:30 Concurrent oral presentations Maple Leaf, Aurora, Glacier, Prairie
11:45 Lunch 
Maple Leaf
12:15 Poster presentations and viewing
Wild Rose 
13:15

Towards reconciliation in Indigenous health research
Moderator:
Stephanie Montesanti, Assistant Professor, School of Public Health

Panellists:
Elder Gilman Cardinal
Nicole Eshkakogan, Scientist, Alberta Health Services
Nancy Hollman, Executive Director, Nistawoyou Association Friendship Centre
Laurie-Ann Lines, Student, School of Public Health

Featuring:
Edward Smith, Indigenous drummer and singer

Maple Leaf
14:45 Break Foyer
15:00 Concurrent oral presentations  Maple Leaf, Aurora, Glacier, Prairie
16:15 Reception / awards presentation  Wild Rose